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Paragraph Class

A block-level flow content element used to group content into a paragraph.

Namespace: System.Windows.Documents
Assembly: PresentationFramework (in presentationframework.dll)
XML Namespace:  http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation

[ContentPropertyAttribute("Inlines")] 
public class Paragraph : Block
/** @attribute ContentPropertyAttribute("Inlines") */ 
public class Paragraph extends Block
ContentPropertyAttribute("Inlines") 
public class Paragraph extends Block
<Paragraph>
  Inlines
</Paragraph>

Content Model: Paragraph enforces a strong content model for child content. See TextElement Content Model Overview for more information about the Paragraph content model.

In addition to plain text, a Paragraph element can host other Inline elements. Valid child elements include:

See Flow Document Overview for more information on what this object can contain and what can contain it.

The following example demonstrates declarative usage for various flow content elements and associated attributes. Elements and attributes demonstrated include:

<FlowDocument 
    xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation"
    xmlns:x="http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml"
>
    <Paragraph FontSize="18">Flow Format Example</Paragraph>
  
    <Paragraph>
      Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit, sed diam nonummy 
      nibh euismod tincidunt ut laoreet dolore magna aliquam erat volutpat. Ut wisi 
      enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exerci tation ullamcorper suscipit lobortis 
      nisl ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis autem vel eum iriure.
    </Paragraph>
    <Paragraph>
      Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit, sed diam nonummy nibh 
      euismod tincidunt ut laoreet dolore magna aliquam erat volutpat. Ut wisi enim 
      ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exerci tation ullamcorper suscipit lobortis nisl 
      ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis autem vel eum iriure.
    </Paragraph>

    <Paragraph FontSize="18">More flow elements</Paragraph>
    <Paragraph FontSize="15">Inline, font type and weight, and a List</Paragraph>
    
    <List>
      <ListItem><Paragraph>ListItem 1</Paragraph></ListItem>
      <ListItem><Paragraph>ListItem 2</Paragraph></ListItem>
      <ListItem><Paragraph>ListItem 3</Paragraph></ListItem>
      <ListItem><Paragraph>ListItem 4</Paragraph></ListItem>
      <ListItem><Paragraph>ListItem 5</Paragraph></ListItem>
    </List>

    <Paragraph><Bold>Bolded</Bold></Paragraph>
    <Paragraph><Underline>Underlined</Underline></Paragraph>
    <Paragraph><Bold><Underline>Bolded and Underlined</Underline></Bold></Paragraph>
    <Paragraph><Italic>Italic</Italic></Paragraph>
    
    <Paragraph><Span>The Span element, no inherent rendering</Span></Paragraph>
    <Paragraph><Run>The Run element, no inherent rendering</Run></Paragraph>    

    <Paragraph FontSize="15">Subscript, Superscript</Paragraph>

    <Paragraph>
      <Run Typography.Variants="Superscript">This text is Superscripted.</Run> This text isn't.
    </Paragraph>
    <Paragraph>
      <Run Typography.Variants="Subscript">This text is Subscripted.</Run> This text isn't.
    </Paragraph>
    <Paragraph>
      If a font does not support a particular form (such as Superscript) a default font form will be displayed.
    </Paragraph>
    
    <Paragraph FontSize="15">Blocks, breaks, paragraph</Paragraph>
    
    <Section><Paragraph>A block section of text</Paragraph></Section>
    <Section><Paragraph>Another block section of text</Paragraph></Section>
    
    <Paragraph><LineBreak/></Paragraph>
    <Section><Paragraph>... and another section, preceded by a LineBreak</Paragraph></Section>
    
    <Section BreakPageBefore="True"/>
    <Section><Paragraph>... and another section, preceded by a PageBreak</Paragraph></Section>
        
    <Paragraph>Finally, a paragraph. Note the break between this paragraph ...</Paragraph>
    <Paragraph TextIndent="25">... and this paragraph, and also the left indention.</Paragraph>
        
    <Paragraph><LineBreak/></Paragraph>
    
</FlowDocument>

System.Object
   System.Windows.Threading.DispatcherObject
     System.Windows.DependencyObject
       System.Windows.ContentElement
         System.Windows.FrameworkContentElement
           System.Windows.Documents.TextElement
             System.Windows.Documents.Block
              System.Windows.Documents.Paragraph

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Windows 98, Windows Server 2000 SP4, Windows CE, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows Mobile for Pocket PC, Windows Mobile for Smartphone, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

The Microsoft .NET Framework 3.0 is supported on Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Windows Server 2003 SP1.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 3.0

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